No industry touches and influences human lives more than those involved in the domain of Healthcare. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on innumerable occasions has given voice to the phenomenon of slipping into poverty due to ailment in the family. As substantial efforts, like Swachh Bharat Mission, are being made by the government agencies to ensure a disease-free society by invoking the preventive aspect of healthcare, the therapeutic domain is also abuzz with action.
The issues of Accountability, Quality and Expediency, which have been a challenge even with the best of the brands, are being addressed significantly by the pervasive use of technology. How Electronic Health Record (EHR) is gaining trust and reliability in an increasingly expensive healthcare regime has been dealt with at length in this issue.
“Healthcare Leaders Forum”, organised by Elets Technomedia Pvt Ltd in Delhi last month, saw a galaxy of luminaries, especially the CIOs from the healthcare industry, coming on one common platform. The key takeaways from the day-long proceedings have also been featured in this issue, which covers in greater detail about the issues and challenges faced in deployment of IT across hospital divisions.
The enterprise of healthcare is expanding its footprints catalysed by a wide variety of innovative products and services spearheaded by healthcare startups. This issue features a couple of them as we ll.
It is our pleasure to inform you that the portal of eHEALTH magazine has been revamped with a new set of features for furthering engagement with our readers. I invite you to visit the same and make it a daily must-visit portal for getting the next and best trends in healthcare. You may like to send in your opinions, articles and viewpoints at eHEALTH Blogs available at http://ehealth.eletsonline. com/blogs.
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Wish you a ‘healthier‘ month year ahead!